Point  (Free Entry) 4.8
stay time indicator 2.0-4.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Botanical Gardens, Zoo, Recreational Area, Cultural Park, Historical Site

Restaurants, Museums, Picnic Areas, Gardens, Hiking Trails, Playgrounds, Performing Arts Venues, Sports Facilities

1549 El Prado, san diego

Balboa Park, nestled in the heart of San Diego, is a lush, sprawling oasis brimming with art, culture, and history. This magnificent park is not just a green space but a gathering spot for locals and tourists alike, offering a plethora of museums, theaters, and the world-renowned San Diego Zoo.

Point  ($$) 4.8
stay time indicator 3.0-5.5 hr stay Closed now Check Hours of Operation
Educational, Outdoor, Zoo, Conservation

Interactive experiences, Dining options, Gift shops, Guided tours, Open-air exhibits, Wheelchair accessible

2920 Zoo Dr, san diego

San Diego Zoo is a globally renowned zoo nestled in the heart of Balboa Park in San Diego, California. It's a vibrant, lush sanctuary that spans over 100 acres, home to more than 3,500 rare and endangered animals representing more than 650 species and subspecies. Its innovative habitats and pioneering conservation efforts provide a fascinating glimpse into the world of wildlife.

Point  ($$) 4.8
stay time indicator 2.0-3.0 hr stay Closed now Check Hours of Operation
Museum, Tourist Attraction, Historical Landmark

Gift Shop, Guided Tours, Flight Simulators, Café, Interactive Exhibits, Audio Tours

910 N Harbor Dr, san diego

The USS Midway Museum offers an unforgettable adventure for visitors of all ages. Explore more than 60 exhibits and 29 restored aircraft aboard this historic naval aircraft carrier. Imagine life at sea without leaving port, experiencing firsthand the legendary floating city on the water.

stay time indicator 1.0-2.5 hr stay Closed now Check Hours of Operation
Historic Site, Cultural Center, State Park

Museums, Walking Paths, Gift Shops, Live Demonstrations, Restaurants

4002 Wallace St, san diego

Old Town San Diego State Historic Park offers a unique glimpse into the early days of San Diego, where visitors can experience the history, culture, and architecture of the period between 1821 and 1872. This vibrant park is home to historic buildings, museums, shops, and restaurants, all set within lush gardens and walking paths that invite exploration.

Point  (Free Entry) 4.8
stay time indicator 1.0-2.5 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Nature Preserve, Snorkeling Spot, Diving Spot, Tourist Attraction, Beach

Walking Trails, Public Restrooms, Lifeguard On Duty, View Points, Picnic Areas

1100 Coast Blvd, la jolla

Nestled in the heart of La Jolla, La Jolla Cove is a small, picturesque cove surrounded by cliffs. Renowned for its stunning beauty, clear waters, and abundant marine life, it's a paradise for snorkelers, divers, and photographers alike. The cove is also a part of the San Diego-La Jolla Underwater Park Ecological Reserve, ensuring the protection of its vibrant marine ecosystem.

Point  (Free Entry) 4.5
stay time indicator 1.0-2.5 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Beach, Outdoor, Recreational Area

Boardwalk, Picnic areas, Surfing spots, Sandy beach, Volleyball courts

Mission Blvd, san diego

Mission Beach in San Diego is a lively and vibrant coastal community, famous for its bustling boardwalk, wide sandy beach, and the iconic Belmont Park. It's a place where both locals and visitors come to soak up the California sun, surf the waves, or simply enjoy a leisurely stroll along the oceanfront.

Point  (Free Entry) 4.8
stay time indicator 1.0-2.5 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Park, Nature Reserve

Hiking trails, Scenic views, Guided tours, Photography spots

12600 N Torrey Pines Rd, la jolla

Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, located along the southern California coast, is a wilderness oasis of 1,500 acres of unspoiled land, protecting a variety of native flora including its namesake, the rare Torrey pine tree. With its stunning overlooks, peaceful trails, and rugged cliffs, the reserve offers visitors a unique glimpse into the natural beauty of California's coastline.

Point  (Free Entry) 4.5
stay time indicator 1.0-2.5 hr stay Closed now Check Hours of Operation
Dining, Shopping Center, Historical Site, Entertainment

Outdoor dining, Waterfront views, Live entertainment, Historical carousel, Family-friendly

849 W Harbor Dr, san diego

Seaport Village is a bustling, waterfront shopping and dining complex in San Diego, offering a unique blend of local culture, food, and maritime history. With its cobblestone pathways, picturesque views of the harbor, and an array of shops and eateries, it's a perfect spot for families, couples, and solo explorers alike to spend a day soaking up the sun and the vibrant atmosphere.

Point  (Free Entry) 4.7
stay time indicator 0.5-1.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Natural Park, Viewpoint, Hiking Area

Whale watching points, Ocean views, Walking trails, Picnic areas, Surfing spots

Ladera St, san diego

Sunset Cliffs Natural Park offers a breathtaking panorama of the Pacific Ocean, where the cliffs meet the waves in a dramatic display of natural beauty. This park is renowned for its stunning sunsets, which paint the sky in hues of orange and pink, providing a serene backdrop for evening strolls, picnics, and contemplative moments.

Point  (Free Entry) 4.5
stay time indicator 0.5-1.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Beach, Wildlife Area, Nature & Parks

Walking path on seawall, Seal watching, Swimming area, Scenic views

850 Coast Blvd, la jolla

Children's Pool Beach, located at 850 Coast Blvd in La Jolla, California, is a picturesque spot featuring a small sandy beach partially protected by a seawall. This unique location offers a shallow swimming area that's ideal for children and families, while also providing a haven for local wildlife, particularly seals and sea lions, who often bask on the sandy shores.

Point  ($$$$) 4.5
Restaurant, Steakhouse, Seafood, Dinner, Fine Dining

Waterfront Views, Wine Selection, Valet Parking, Private Dining, Live Music

1270 Prospect St, la jolla

Eddie V's Prime Seafood at 1270 Prospect St, La Jolla, CA, is a luxurious dining experience that combines the elegance of fine dining with the vibrant energy of a high-end seafood restaurant. Known for its exceptional service, Eddie V's offers an exquisite selection of fresh seafood and premium hand-carved steaks, accompanied by world-class wines and crafted cocktails. The ambiance is further enriched by live jazz performances, making every visit a memorable occasion.

Point  ($$) 4.5
Restaurant, Dinner, Dine-in, Italian Cuisine

Vegetarian Options, Wine Selection, Live Music, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining

2151 Avenida De La Playa, la jolla

Nestled in the heart of La Jolla's scenic beach community, Osteria Romantica offers an authentic slice of Italian cuisine and culture. This cozy eatery, with its rustic charm and warm ambiance, invites diners to savor traditional Italian dishes that taste like they're straight from a Roman trattoria. Whether it's a romantic dinner or a casual gathering with friends and family, Osteria Romantica promises an unforgettable dining experience.

Point  ($$$) 4.5
Dinner, Restaurant, Steakhouse, Beachfront, Seafood

Seasonal menu, Outdoor seating, Private dining, Valet parking, Local ingredients, Ocean view, Sustainable practices

1660 Coast Blvd, del mar

Jake's Del Mar is a stunning beachfront dining experience offering breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean. With a menu that highlights seasonal, local ingredients, guests can enjoy fresh seafood, premium steaks, and an array of appetizing dishes. Whether you're there for a romantic sunset dinner or a lively brunch with friends, Jake's Del Mar promises an unforgettable dining experience.

Point  (Free Entry) 4.5
stay time indicator 1.0-2.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Hiking Trails, Park, Nature Reserve

Hiking trails, Picnic areas, Bird watching, Creek, Wildlife observation

5180 Governor Dr, san diego

Nestled in the heart of San Diego, Rose Canyon Open Space Park offers a peaceful retreat from the urban hustle and bustle. With its rugged canyons, blooming wildflowers, and meandering trails, it's a haven for hikers, bird watchers, and nature enthusiasts alike.

Point  ($$) 4.5
Restaurant, Historic Site, Lunch, Mexican Cuisine, Dinner

Family-friendly, Outdoor seating, Vegetarian options, Live music, Authentic Mexican cuisine

4105 Taylor St, san diego

Casa Guadalajara stands as a gateway to Old Town, San Diego's historic heart. This vibrant and colorful Mexican restaurant is renowned for its festive atmosphere, authentic cuisine, and beautifully landscaped outdoor dining courtyard. Casa Guadalajara is not just a place to eat; it's a destination that offers a sensory journey to the heart of Mexico's culinary and cultural traditions.

Breakfast, Cafe, Coffee Shop

Sustainably Sourced Coffee, Wheelchair Accessible, Pastries and Light Bites, Outdoor Seating, Free Wi-Fi

5627 La Jolla Blvd, la jolla

Nestled within the scenic charm of La Jolla, Bird Rock Coffee Roasters stands out as a beacon for coffee aficionados and casual sippers alike. With its commitment to sustainability and direct trade, this cozy cafe offers a unique opportunity to enjoy meticulously crafted coffee in a welcoming and vibrant atmosphere. The airy, light-filled space paired with the aroma of freshly roasted beans creates the perfect backdrop for relaxation or productive work sessions.

Point  ($$) 4.5
Lunch, Pizzeria, Restaurant, Dinner

Dine-in, Takeout, Craft beer selection, Family-friendly, Online ordering

4150 Regents Park Row #170, la jolla

Regents Pizzeria in La Jolla is a bustling hotspot beloved for its hand-crafted pizzas, fresh ingredients, and a variety of American craft beers. Whether you're craving a classic New York thin crust or a hearty Chicago deep dish, Regents offers a slice of heaven for every pizza aficionado. The vibrant atmosphere and friendly staff make it the perfect gathering spot for families, friends, and pizza lovers alike.

Point  ($$$) 4.5
Restaurant, Breakfast, Diner

Outdoor Seating, Vegetarian Options, Seasonal Menu, Locally Sourced Ingredients, Retro-Chic Decor

1451 Washington St, san diego

Great Maple - Hillcrest is a modern American eatery known for its unique twist on classic dishes, served in a retro-chic space that harkens back to the diners of the 1950s, but with a contemporary flair. From its famous maple bacon doughnuts to seasonally-inspired dishes, this beloved San Diego spot is all about elevating comfort food to gourmet levels.

Point  ($$) 4.5
Cafe, Bakery, Restaurant, Breakfast

Pet-friendly, Takeout available, Breakfast & Brunch, Wi-Fi, Outdoor seating

7660 Fay Ave, la jolla

Sugar and Scribe is a quintessential bakery and cafe in the heart of La Jolla, California, that offers a warm, inviting atmosphere matched with an exquisite selection of pastries, breakfast, and lunch options. Renowned for its dedication to quality and creativity, each dish is a blend of traditional Irish flavor with a contemporary California twist.

Point  ($$$) 4.5
Restaurant, Bar, Dinner

Seasonal menu, Award-winning, Ocean view, Happy hour, Farm-to-table cuisine

910 Prospect St, la jolla

Nestled in the heart of La Jolla with a captivating view of the Pacific Ocean, NINE-TEN Restaurant & Bar offers a delightful culinary experience that blends local flavors with a global twist. The restaurant prides itself on its farm-to-table approach, ensuring that every dish is prepared with the freshest, locally sourced ingredients. The ambiance strikes a perfect balance between elegance and comfort, making it an ideal spot for both casual diners and special occasions.

Point  (Free Entry) 4.5
stay time indicator 1.0-1.5 hr stay Closed now Check Hours of Operation
Museum, Historical Society

Educational Programs, Exhibitions, Photograph Collection

7846 Eads Ave, la jolla

The La Jolla Historical Society, nestled in the heart of La Jolla, California, stands as a beacon of local heritage and culture. This institution is dedicated to preserving and sharing the rich history of the La Jolla community, offering visitors a unique glimpse into the past through engaging exhibitions, educational programs, and a well-curated collection of historical documents and photographs.

Point  ($$) 4.5
Restaurant, Seafood, Lunch, Mexican Cuisine, Dinner

Casual dining, Vegetarian options, Outdoor seating, Takeout available

746 Emerald St, san diego

Oscars Mexican Seafood on Emerald Street is a gem in San Diego known for serving some of the best Mexican seafood in the area. Its laid-back atmosphere combined with delicious, fresh flavors makes it a must-visit for anyone craving authentic Mexican seafood dishes.

Point  ($$) 4.5
Dinner, Restaurant, Lunch, Fish Market

Harbor View, Seafood, Market, Casual Dining

2805 Emerson St, san diego

Point Loma Seafoods stands as a landmark destination for seafood lovers in San Diego. Known for its fresh fish market and casual dining space, it offers a wide variety of seafood dishes, from sushi to fried fish platters, all with a view of the bustling San Diego harbor.

Point  (Free Entry) 4.5
stay time indicator 1.0-2.5 hr stay Closed now Check Hours of Operation
Recreational Area, Beach, Park

Walking Paths, Restrooms, Beach Access, Playground, Picnic Areas

8200 Camino Del Oro, la jolla

Kellogg Park, nestled in the picturesque La Jolla Shores neighborhood, offers a sprawling green space that's perfect for picnics, sports, and leisurely walks against the backdrop of the stunning La Jolla coastline. With its wide, sandy beach and gentle waves, this park is a favorite among families, surfers, and kayakers alike.

Point  ($) 4.5
Coffee Shop, Floral Shop, Cafe, Breakfast

Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free WiFi, Pet Friendly

2335 University Ave, san diego

Communal Coffee, located at 2335 University Ave in San Diego, CA, is more than just a coffee shop. It's a vibrant space where coffee, community, and creativity meet. The shop's unique blend of high-quality coffee, aesthetic appeal, and commitment to fostering community connections makes it a beloved spot for locals and visitors alike. With its signature floral shop integration, customers can enjoy a delightful cup of coffee while browsing through an array of beautiful flowers.

Point  ($$) 4.5
Coffee Shop, Healthy Eats, Breakfast, Cafe

Instagrammable decor, Outdoor seating, Gluten-free options, Organic options, Vegan-friendly

927 Silverado St, la jolla

Nestled in the charming streets of La Jolla, the Parakeet Cafe offers a unique blend of health-centric eats and vibrant atmosphere. Its cozy, Instagram-worthy interior paired with an outdoor seating option makes it a perfect spot for both casual meet-ups and solo relaxation. The cafe prides itself on using organic and locally sourced ingredients, ensuring every dish not only tastes fresh but also supports well-being.

Point  ($$) 4.5
Lunch, Restaurant, Mexican Cuisine, Dinner, Cocktail Bar

Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Takeout Available, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Options, Wheelchair Accessible, Gluten Free Options

1026 Wall St, la jolla

Puesto La Jolla, located at 1026 Wall St, is a vibrant and chic Mexican restaurant known for its innovative approach to Mexican street food. With a focus on fresh, sustainable ingredients, Puesto offers an array of hand-crafted tacos, savory entrees, and a variety of unique cocktails that complement the bold flavors of the menu. The restaurant's lively atmosphere, accented by colorful, modern decor, makes it a popular destination for both locals and visitors looking to experience the culinary delights of La Jolla.

Point  (Free Entry) 4.7
stay time indicator 1.0-3.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Nature Reserve, Beach, Park

Surfing, Kayaking, Lifeguard Services, Restrooms, Playground, Picnic Areas, Sandy Beach

8300 Camino Del Oro, la jolla

La Jolla Shores Park is a breathtakingly beautiful beachfront park located in the heart of La Jolla, California. With its expansive sandy shores, gentle waves, and picturesque views, it's a favorite among families, surfers, and nature lovers alike. The park features a wide beach that stretches for about a mile, perfect for sunbathing, beachcombing, and picnicking.